110 summer captions for Instagram to commemorate your fun in the sun

What’s not to love about summer? Longer days, warmer weather, and more time to spend with the ones we love making memories – when it comes to bonding family, you can’t beat this leisure season. Trips to the beach, picnics in the park, making campfires and running through the sprinkler in the garden make you and your kids fun Instagram-worthy shots. All you need is to find the perfect summertime captions to encapsulate those sweet, sweet memories.

But sometimes it’s hard to find the funniest or cutest caption at the last minute, especially if you’re coming home from a long day at the amusement park or a weekend getaway. Or if you filled the weekend with fun, had to go back to work on Monday, and your overworked brain is stuck somewhere between weekend fun and routine.

Luckily, there are plenty of summertime captions for Instagram or any other social media platform you’re thinking of spamming with photos of your tanned, tired, happy kids. These quick and easy options are also easy to customize. So bookmark this page — it’ll keep you and your summer-centric family snaps covered on Labor Day.

Funny (and Punny) Summer Captions

  1. The girls just want to have some sun.
  2. Seas the day.
  3. Suns out, burger buns.
  4. Tropic how hot it is!
  5. Eat, drink and sweat.
  6. Summer reading list: menus. Hungry Girl Summer, activated.
  7. This summer will be hot, hot, hot!
  8. Winter, who?
  9. If you’re not barefoot, you’re overdressed.
  10. Alexa, start summer again, please.
  11. This family prefers footprints in the sand, not in the snow.
  12. Happiness is air conditioning on a hot summer night.
  13. Summer should get a speeding ticket.
  14. We followed our dreams – and they took us to the beach.
  15. “Is it supposed to be this hot all summer?” —Miley Cyrus, “Malibu”

cute summer captions

  1. No shoes, no worries.
  2. Queen of the grill.
  3. “We walk on the beach at midnight and look at the stars in the clear sky.” – Willow Smith, “Summer Fling”
  4. Sweet sunny character.
  5. My good season!
  6. Life is better in flip flops.
  7. Paradise found.
  8. Living for those summer days and those summer nights.
  9. Good times and tan lines.
  10. The sun is my medicine of choice.
  11. Dog days of summer.
  12. “I had this familiar conviction that life started again with summer.” —F. Scott Fitzgerald
  13. Blue sky, sun, everything is fine.
  14. Stay salty.
  15. Endless sun. Endless fun. Endless summer.
  16. I need six months vacation once a year.
  17. What time is it? Summer time!
  18. Paradise found.
  19. These feet were designed for flip flops.
  20. OOO.
  21. “Here is the sun, and I say, everything is fine.” – The Beatles, “Here Comes the Sun”
  22. That summer feeling.
  23. Everything good and magical happens between the months of June and August.
  24. Remember: SPF is your BFF.
  25. “I love the way summer wraps you in its arms like a warm blanket.” —Kellie Elmore

Summer legends of sand and seas

  1. “I’m on a boat!” — T-Pain
  2. Aboat time!
  3. Beach you at it.
  4. Don’t worry, happy beach.
  5. Life is a beach.
  6. Happiness comes in waves.
  7. Keep the palm and continue.
  8. Don’t mind my resting beach face.
  9. You called me on my cell phone.
  10. Shake your palms.
  11. Beach hair, don’t worry!
  12. Shell yeah!
  13. Catch rays, waves and sideburns.
  14. Sunsets > Netflix.
  15. Let’s move on to the day.
  16. The girls just want to have some sun.
  17. Meet me in the waves.
  18. Holiday mode: activated.
  19. Things are going wonderfully.
  20. Queen of the (sand)castle.
  21. Put the “pool” in carpooling.
  22. Tan lines, salt in my hair, sand in my toes: heaven.
  23. Nothing but sandy skin and summer smiles.
  24. Getting my daily dose of Vitamin Sea.
  25. Keepin’ it reel.
  26. Paradise found.
  27. You, me and the sea.
  28. It really floats my boat.
  29. Give in to the pressure of the jetty.
  30. Live on island time.
  31. Tan lines may fade, but friends are forever.
  32. I hope you have a (beach) ball!
  33. You are sea-mazing.
  34. I am an aquaholic.
  35. Namast’ay at the beach.
  36. We mermaid for each other.
  37. beach bum.
  38. Shell-abrate good times.
  39. I’m just hanging out with my seagull friends.
  40. Salt water heals all wounds.
  41. High tide or low tide, I will stay by your side.
  42. The beach is always a good idea.
  43. Happy as a clam.
  44. Sea life.
  45. Mermaid kisses and seashell wishes.
  46. With you, life is a beach.
  47. Where there is a will, there is a wave.
  48. I can sea clearly now.
  49. To eat. Sleep. Beach. Repeat.
  50. For a long time, no sea.

Summer food legends

  1. I’ll be at the grill if you need me.
  2. Summer lovers, it made me happy!
  3. “Cheeseburger in heaven.” — Jimmy Buffet, “Cheeseburger in Heaven”
  4. Hello, grilling season!
  5. Sun, sand and a pineapple in hand.
  6. You are my lobster (roll).
  7. “She put the lime in the coconut, she drank them both!” -Harry Nilsson, “Coconut”
  8. I couldn’t love you more.
  9. You are one in a melon.
  10. Pies, fries and those guys. *heart emoji*
  11. You can’t buy happiness, but you can buy ice cream…and it’s pretty much the same thing.
  12. A summer ice cream.
  13. I have sunshine and lime in mind.
  14. Slice of paradise.
  15. Happier than a seagull with a fry.
  16. “Nothing better than a picnic.” -Zooey Deschanel
  17. Set of cones.
  18. It’s all popsicles!
  19. A pineapple a day keeps worries away.
  20. Summer is like ice: you have to take advantage of it before it melts.
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